Marine-Sea Tourism

The islands of the North Aegean are ideal for marine tourism, thanks to:

  • the excellent yachting tourism services including ferry, docking, boat chartering, sailing, scuba diving, etc.
  • the amazing scuba diving spots with interesting undersea terrain and more than 5000 species of sea animals and about 1000 species of sea plants and the scuba diving centers operating on the islands of Samos, Lesvos, Chios, Limnos and Ikaria.
  • the three well-organized and equipped marinas in Lesvos, Samos and Chios.
  • the wind surfing centers operating on Samos, Lesvos, Limnos and Ikaria.
  • the sailing races held, with Aegean Regatta being the most famous one and taking place every year in August. More than 60 vessels participate, including international representations such as from Turkey, Russia and Bulgaria. There is the possibility of organized sailing tours at the islands of Samos, Lesvos, Chios and Limnos.